University station (Miami-Dade County)

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Logo Miami-Dade County.svgUniversity
Metrorail metro station
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University station during morning commute, December 2013
Location5400 Ponce de Leon Boulevard
Coral Gables, Florida
Coordinates25°42′53″N 80°16′36″W / 25.71472°N 80.27667°W / 25.71472; -80.27667Coordinates: 25°42′53″N 80°16′36″W / 25.71472°N 80.27667°W / 25.71472; -80.27667
Owned byMiami-Dade County
Line(s)
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsLocal Transit Metrobus: 56, 500
Local Transit UM ‘Canes Shuttle
Construction
ParkingPark and ride (401 spaces)
Bicycle facilitiesRack
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeUNV
History
OpenedMay 20, 1984
Traffic
Passengers (2012)636,000 [1]Increase 16%
Services
Preceding station   Metrorail   Following station
Green Line
toward Palmetto
Orange Line

University station is a station on the Metrorail rapid transit system at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. This station, opened to service May 20, 1984, is located along Ponce de Leon Boulevard at the intersection of South Dixie Highway (US 1) and Mariposa Court. The stop provides particular convenience to UM students, staff, and resident physicians traveling between the Coral Gables campus, the medical campus at the UM/Jackson Memorial Medical Center at Civic Center station in the Civic Center Health District, and direct access to Downtown Miami and Miami International Airport.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Southbound Downtown Express does not stop here
Green Line, Orange Line toward Dadeland South (South Miami)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Green Line toward Palmetto (Douglas Road)
Orange Line toward Miami International Airport (Douglas Road)
Downtown Express does not stop here →
G Street level Exit/entrance, buses, parking

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